We look forward to learning more about your work experiences and sharing more about being a bus driver for Community Transit. During the interview we will be asking questions to learn more about you and your experience. For helpful tips on preparing for the interview, read more on what to expect and how to successfully prepare for a behavioral interview.
Be prepared. Learn what you can about our organization and the job before the interview. Come prepared to ask questions you may have about the role and our organization.
The Bus Driver Trainee interview consists of four parts:
The entire interview process takes between 60–90 minutes and is conducted at Community Transit’s Merrill Creek base in south Everett.
As part of the interview, Bus Driver candidates are asked to take a “functional safety” test that requires some physical maneuvers on board a bus and other service vehicles. These activities can be difficult to do if you are dressed in a suit, skirt or heels. Plan to dress in clothing that won’t interfere with your ability to perform the required tasks.
Here’s what you can expect for the Functional Safety Test:
Dress to impress, but wear comfortable shoes and clothing with these tasks in mind.